Friday, June 26, 2015

ODBD June Challenge

This month, we're linking up Miss You cards for the ODBD challenge. I've been working on a final box of cards for OWH, as they are finishing their mission as of August 1st. I have had such a great experience working with this organization and am grateful to have played a small part in the millions of moments of "happy" the cards have delivered.

This card was made with the Painted Petals and Something Lacey stamps from Stampin' Up! And the sentiment is from Avery Elle.

Hope you have an enjoyable day! Thanks for stopping by to take a look!

Shari B

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Sunday, March 22, 2015

It Moose be Love

Hello, crafty ones. There's a new Mid-month Throwdown at OWH, and here is my red, white and blue card creation!

I'm in the middle of a self imposed "scraps be gone" challenge. I keep a box of extra stamped and colored images, die cuts and assorted treasures that have not made it onto a card. I cleaned my craft room the other day and decided it was time to deal with it! Here's the before, after trying to spread things out and do some sorting:

Here are some of the cards I've completed using scraps, but I still have quite a ways to go. :)

Thanks for stopping by to take a look! Have a wonderful day!

Shari B

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

2014 Favorites

Happy New Year! A quick look back at some favorites from the year:

A New Year's card for my granddaugher, made with the Create a Friend Cricut cartridge.

St. Patrick's Day fun with the gnome from Lawn Fawn.

Working on some baby cards to have on hand and this was a favorite.

A card made with Campin'Critters cartridge for Operation Write Home.

A couple of Any Hero cards made for OWH.

A fun birthday card made for a coworker. Lawn Fawn Good Fortune.

More Campin' Critters made for OWH.

Love that bear from Lawn Fawn - another card for OWH.

Playing with Petite Petals from Stampin' Up!

A special card for my granddaughter's baptism. CASE of a Kay Miller card.

A birthday card for a coworker. Love those Mama Elephant Pandas!

This card looks simple but it took me about 15 hours to get it right!

A fun CASE from the Lawn Fawn Flickr group.

My Christmas card. LOVE that Wondrous Wreath set from Stampin' Up and had to add a little Lawn Fawn birdie.

Wishing you Peace, Joy and Love in the New Year!

Shari B

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Monday, May 26, 2014

OWH Sketch Challenge #226

Hello, crafty ones. Playing along with the OWH Sketch Challenge today. I am trying to finish up a box of cards to ship to OWH, and this week's sketch worked great with this moose from the Campin' Critters Cricut cartridge.

I haven't been posting many cards lately, so thought I'd share some of the other cards I've made with Campin' Critters.

I hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend! Thanks for stopping by to take a look!

Shari B

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Sunday, April 27, 2014

OWH Sketch Challenge #222: Happy Birthday to Me!

I love my sister, and I love that she gave me some new stamp sets for my birthday to make my own birthday card! She also gave me a GORGEOUS piece of fabric and let me decide what she should make with it! :)

Today I'm playing with one of the stamp sets, copic markers, Cuttlebug Geometric embossing folder, paper from Basic Grey Mint Julep and sketch 222 from Operation Write Home.

Here's a second card I made last night using the same supplies. The stamp set is Red and Goldie from Avery Elle. So nice to have a local scrapbook store where I can get quality supplies and leave my birthday wish list with the store owner! Ha!

I hope you're having a wonderful day! Thanks for stopping by to take a look!

Shari B

p.s. I decided on a tote bag with my blog name embroidered on it!

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Sunday, April 13, 2014

OWH Sketch Challenge 220: You are my anchor!

Playing along today with OWH Sketch Challenge #220. This one looked complicated but was really fun to try!

I used the new Float My Boat stamp set from Lawn Fawn, Night of Navy ink and cardstock from SU! and DP from DCWV Summer Magic stack. I really wanted to add some brads or pearl pen, but didn't have the courage! I liked what I had going and didn't want to throw things out of kilter! Ha!

Hope you're having a great day. Thanks for stopping by!

Shari B

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Monday, April 7, 2014

OWH Sketch Challenge #219: You Light Up My LIfe!

Woo Hoo! Playing along with OWH sketch challenge again!. (here)

I'm working on a batch of cards for my OWH box using the Campin' Critters cartridge. Here are some other examples.

In today's card, I used a woodgrain embossing folder from SU!, a sentiment from Scrappy Mom's and papers from the Echo Park Happy Camper 6X6 pad.

Thanks for stopping by Have an amazing week!


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